Southwest Research Institute ENGINEER - RESEARCH ENGINEER - AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES in San Antonio, Texas

Job Summary:

Develop hardware/software solutions (including sensor fusion and control systems) for autonomous/automated vehicle, mobile robotic, and intelligent vehicle systems; perform in all phases of the development lifecycle, including requirements definition, hardware/software/systems design, implementation, testing, and integration; initiate advanced research and development programs, interact with clients, and make technical presentations. Additional information about the type of work conducted by the Embedded Sensing Networks Section can be found at:


Requires a BS degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related with at least a 3.5 GPA. MS or PHD is preferred. MS and PhD candidates must have done their thesis/dissertation in a research area pertinent to autonomous/automated vehicles or robotics. Must have a minimum of one year of related education project work or internship/co-op experience in autonomous vehicle and/or mobile robotic systems including, but not limited to, image/sensor processing for those applications. Must have experience with Linux and various PC operating systems. Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well individually or as a member of a project team. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must have C++ development experience. ROS experience is preferred. Must be a US citizen and be able to obtain a DoD Security Clearance. Occasional travel is required. A valid/clear driver's license is required.

Special Considerations:

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Job code: 10-00882

Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas